Jeffrey S. Evans & Assoc., Inc.
Live Auction

October 20, 2023: Fall Fine & Dec Arts Day One

Fri, Oct 20, 2023 09:00AM EDT
Lot 1430

GORHAM "NORFOLK / VILLA NORFOLK" STERLING SILVER 96-PIECE FLATWARE SET

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for
$1,912.50
Sold Price includes BP

Bid Increments

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GORHAM "NORFOLK / VILLA NORFOLK" STERLING SILVER 96-PIECE FLATWARE SET, pattern designed by William C. Codman in 1904, some pieces with engraved "G" initial to handle, comprising five 7 5/8" L place forks, six 7 3/8" L place forks, 12 luncheon forks, 12 salad forks with gold-washed tines, 12 gumbo soup spoons, six teaspoons, five 5 o'clock teaspoons, eight coffee or youth spoons, two cream soup spoons, ten butter spreaders, two sugar spoons, five hollow-handled place knives, and 11 hollow-handled luncheon knives. Each with "STERLING" and maker's marks. Total weight excluding 16 hollow-handled knives: 83.695 ozt. Gorham Mfg. Co., Providence, RI. First half/mid 20th century. 5 1/4" to 9 3/4" LOA.

Condition

Very good overall condition with some wear, surface scratches, and other imperfections including nicks, slight bending, one or a few minute/small dents, and/or slight worn spots to raised decoration.

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Sold by the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley to benefit acquisition and conservation funds. Estate of Julian Wood Glass Jr. (1910-1992) of Winchester, VA; New York, NY; and Tulsa, OK.